The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 72 73 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -26
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 7 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.91% 0.28% 2.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.62% 0.59% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 11
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,590 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -
VB.NET
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
432 339 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 56.03% 47.02% 53.94%
Number of salaries quoted 372 289 204
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Sheffield region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Sheffield

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Sheffield

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET.

1 32 (94.12%) .NET
2 24 (70.59%) C#
3 23 (67.65%) HTML
4 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 20 (58.82%) CSS
5 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
6 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET
7 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
7 14 (41.18%) Ajax
8 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
9 12 (35.29%) PHP
10 11 (32.35%) SQL
11 10 (29.41%) jQuery
12 8 (23.53%) VB
12 8 (23.53%) XML
12 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (20.59%) COM
13 7 (20.59%) MVC
13 7 (20.59%) Silverlight
14 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (17.65%) Asset Management
14 6 (17.65%) .NET Framework
14 6 (17.65%) Resource Management
15 5 (14.71%) C++
15 5 (14.71%) Java
15 5 (14.71%) MySQL
15 5 (14.71%) Classic ASP
15 5 (14.71%) OOP
15 5 (14.71%) OO
15 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.82%) IIS
1 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.82%) CMS
1 3 (8.82%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (14.71%) MySQL
3 5 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.88%) CruiseControl
1 2 (5.88%) Subversion
1 2 (5.88%) Grunt
General
1 3 (8.82%) Marketing
2 2 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Billing
Job Titles
1 34 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (38.24%) Software Developer
4 9 (26.47%) Junior
4 9 (26.47%) Junior Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Graduate
5 5 (14.71%) Graduate Software Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Junior .NET Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
7 3 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (8.82%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Junior Front-End Developer
8 2 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (94.12%) .NET
2 23 (67.65%) HTML
3 20 (58.82%) CSS
4 16 (47.06%) ASP.NET
5 14 (41.18%) Ajax
6 10 (29.41%) jQuery
7 8 (23.53%) XML
8 7 (20.59%) COM
8 7 (20.59%) Silverlight
9 6 (17.65%) .NET Framework
10 5 (14.71%) Spring
10 5 (14.71%) Hibernate
10 5 (14.71%) Classic ASP
10 5 (14.71%) HTML5
11 4 (11.76%) Web Services
12 3 (8.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 2 (5.88%) CSS3
13 2 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
13 2 (5.88%) Sass
13 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.88%) iPhone
3 2 (5.88%) iPad
3 2 (5.88%) Home Automation
3 2 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.88%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
1 3 (8.82%) Android
1 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Software Engineering
2 7 (20.59%) MVC
3 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) Asset Management
3 6 (17.65%) Resource Management
4 5 (14.71%) iOS Development
4 5 (14.71%) DRM
4 5 (14.71%) Scrum
4 5 (14.71%) OOP
4 5 (14.71%) OO
4 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.82%) Android Development
5 3 (8.82%) Web Development
6 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.94%) OOD
7 1 (2.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) C#
2 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
3 12 (35.29%) PHP
4 11 (32.35%) SQL
5 8 (23.53%) VB
6 5 (14.71%) C++
6 5 (14.71%) Java
7 1 (2.94%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft